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Texas Senator Charles Perry Speaks With Students About The Lessons He Learned At Tech

Texas Senator Charles Perry, a 1984 Texas Tech accounting graduate, recently visited with Rawls Business Leadership Program students to discuss how his experiences during and after college have shaped his life. Senator Perry gave insights into the professional world, along with advice for students searching for success after graduation. Throughout his presentation last month, Perry […]

Alumnus Spotlight: Randy Golden, Founder of Golden Beverage Solutions

Randy Golden, a 1977 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in management, is the founder and principal of Golden Beverage Solutions, a consulting and advisory firm that specializes in the analysis, optimization and growth of beverage distribution operations. Throughout his life, Randy has dedicated his time to helping his community. He has served on the Dallas […]

Area of Management Offers Enhanced Entrepreneurship Course

As success in business is increasingly reliant on entrepreneurial spirit and innovation, the Area of Management has converted BA 2190 to MGT 3390 (Perspectives on Entrepreneurship). This change moves the course from a one-hour credit to a three-hour credit. The newly adapted course, taught by Dr. Keith Brigham, is designed to provide students with a […]

Professor Wetherbe Named Distinguished Schulze Professor of Business

For entrepreneurship to thrive, there must be a way to connect research and practice. This ideology is the basis for Richard M. Schulze, the founder of Best Buy, to fund 10 Schulze Distinguished Professor of Business Awards, which Dr. James Wetherbe, a professor in the Area of Information Systems and Quantitative Scientists, received last summer. […]

Internship Spotlight: Ashley Reyna, Sewell Automotive Company

Ashley Reyna is a senior Management major who will graduate with her bachelor’s degree in December 2016. Throughout her time at Texas Tech, Ashley has been involved in a variety of student organizations, including: the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society and the Pi Beta Phi […]

PANIL Experience Proves Beneficial for Amanda Cook

Amanda Cook is a senior Supply Chain Management major from Cypress, Texas, who is set to graduate with her bachelor’s degree in December 2016. Throughout her time at Texas Tech, Amanda has been a member of multiple student organizations, including: Women in Business, Tech Supply Chain Association, the Chinese Cultural Club, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor […]

Internship Spotlight: Madison Weaver, Alliance Federal Credit Union and Southwest Airlines

Madison Weaver is a senior Management major, with a concentration in Human Resource Management, from Sugar Land who is scheduled to graduate with his bachelor’s degree in May 2016. During his time at the Rawls College, Madison has discovered a passion for management in human resources through his coursework and extracurricular activities. As the previous […]

Finance Alumnus Tommy Henricks Named CFO of STAR

This story was provided by the Rowlett Lakeshore Times. STAR Transit announced Tommy Henricks as the new Chief Financial Officer for the company. Henricks has more than 10 years of experience in corporate accounting. “Tommy is joining an already strong management team.  He is an experienced, talented executive and is the right person to guide […]

Kenny M. Smith Named Deloitte’s US Financial Services Industry Leader

The Rawls College congratulates Rawls Advisory Council member Kenny M. Smith who was recently named Deloitte’s US Financial Services Industry Leader. Read the story below. Source: PR Newswire NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Deloitte announced today that Kenny M. Smith, a vice chairman of Deloitte LLP, has been named the U.S. leader of its […]

Stephanie Bohn Honored as Staff Employee of the Quarter

Stephanie Bohn, assistant director for the Area of Finance and the School of Banking, has been awarded the Rawls College Staff Employee of the Quarter. Before joining the Rawls College in August 2013, Stephanie began her career at Texas Tech with Academic Support & Facilities Resources (ASFR), a division of the Provost, as an academic […]